Amplify Austin Kickoff Party

March 8, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Austin Public Access
1143 Northwestern Ave
Austin, TX 78702
Amplify Austin Kickoff Party @ Austin Public Access | Austin | Texas | United States

Amplify Assembly @ Austin Public is a FREE kick-off event for the start of Amplify Austin. Over 40 local nonprofit organizations are coming together in one location to spread the word about their individual causes while promoting and celebrating Austin’s 4th annual citywide day of giving hosted by the amazing organization I Live Here I Give Here!

Produced by Leap to Success and Austin Film Society, the organization managing the studios of Austin Public Access, the event will include live, on-air coverage and entertainment, all hosted by Amanda Tatom of KXAN’s midday show “Studio 512.” The event will be live on Ch. 10 cable access and can also be live-streamed from your computer.

Elle G will be performing live in studio and there will be live performances on the plaza by: Austin Community Steelband, CAKE (all-girl band), Dance Another World, Chalumeau Clarinet Quartet and more!

A major shoutout to our generous sponsors: Kruto Vodka, Heineken, Dos XX, Strongbow Cider, and Whole Foods Market! There will also be food for purchase from our food truck partners Wholly Kabob and Texas Chili Queens. Additional sponsorship by Thrivent Financial and Lights, Camera, Help.

Participating nonprofits include:
African American Youth Harvest Foundation
AIDS Services of Austin
American Cancer Society
Any Baby Can
Austin 2016 Gay Softball World Series
Austin Area Urban League
Austin Community Steelband
Austin Creative Reuse
Austin Film Society
Austin Free-Net
Austin PRIDE
Autism Society of Austin
Backpack Coalition
Bastrop County Emergency Food Pantry
Center for Survivors of Torture
Chula League
Cinematic Symphony
Colin’s Hope
Council on At-Risk Youth
Dance Another World
Economic Growth Business Incubator
EIXSYS Healthcare System
Foundation for the Homeless
Goodwill Central Texas
HealthStart Foundation
Launch Pad Job Club (Leap to Success)
Lights, Camera, Help!
MEEEL Justice Center
Minis and Friends
Project Transitions
The Austin PrEP Access Project
TDA Smiles Foundation
Texas Gay Rodeo Association
Waterloo Counseling
Workers Assistance Program
YMCA of Greater Williamson County (Round Rock)

Please RSVP and share with your friends. Let’s make this event a huge success and raise funds for these nonprofits who help Amplify Austin all year long!


Please note, Autism Society of Central Texas is a participant, not an organizer of this event. If you need additional information related to Autism Society Central Texas participating in the event, please email

Thank you!